moralize

Definitions:

  • To think about or express moral judgments or reflections.
  • To interpret or explain the moral meaning of.
  • To improve the morals of; reform.
  • To apply to a moral purpose, or to explain in a moral sense; draw a moral from; found moral reflections on.
  • To supply with a moral or practical lesson; furnish with edifying examples.
  • To exemplify the moral of: as, to <internalXref urlencoded="moralize">moralize</internalXref> a fable.
  • To render moral; give a moral character to.
  • To affect strongly the moral or religious sense of; bring into a state of intense moral or religious feeling.
  • To make moral reflections; draw practical lessons from the facts of life.
  • To have an influence, especially a beneficial influence, on morals.
  • Also spelled <internalXref urlencoded="moralise">moralise</internalXref>.
  • To make moral reflections; to regard acts and events as involving a moral.
  • to lecture to a person in a manner asserting moral principles.
  • To apply to a moral purpose; to explain in a moral sense; to draw a moral from.
  • To furnish with moral lessons, teachings, or examples; to lend a moral to.
  • To render moral; to correct the morals of.
  • To give a moral quality to; to affect the moral quality of, either for better or worse.
  • To apply to a <xref>moral</xref> purpose; to explain in a moral sense; to draw a moral from.
  • To furnish with moral lessons, teachings, or examples; to lend a moral to.
  • To render moral; to correct the morals of.
  • To give a moral quality to; to affect the moral quality of, either for better or worse.
  • To make moral reflections; to regard acts and events as involving a moral.
  • speak as if delivering a sermon; express moral judgements
  • interpret the moral meaning of
  • improve the morals of
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